This is a fabulous sling that is ultra-lightweight and can be used in the water! This is great for showers, pool time in the deep end with the big kids, hanging out at the beach and hot summers! This sling is made of Solarweave fabric. Solarweave is a revolutionary sun protection fabric! All Solarweave (SPF®) fabrics are UV tested and rated according to U.S standards (the world’s most rigid), which include 40 home launderings (wash and dry), 100 hours of continuous UV exposure and testing throughout the entire UVB and UVA range using precision electronic equipment.
What does UVBLOCK® Certified Mean?
UVBLOCK® certified means that:
The fabric has been tested for ultravioletlight transmission (AATCC 183)
It is then laundered 40 times and submitted to 100 hours of UV light (ASTM D6544)
Once again tested for UV Light transmission (AATCC 183), then given a certified rating and labeled (ASTM D6603)
ONLY fabrics tested by the International UV Testing Laboratories are UVBLOCK® certified.
ALL SPF FABRICS® (Solarweave) are UVBLOCK certified, so you can be assured of the Best in Sun Protection.